Nathan Day

Executive in Residence

Nathan has spent his career helping organizations solve challenges through the use of technology.

Prior to joining Cove Hill, Nathan was a co-founder of the Infrastructure as a Service provider SoftLayer Technologies, serving as CTO and Chief Scientist from its founding to its sale to IBM in 2013. At SoftLayer he worked with an incredible team that built a business from scratch, enabling countless customer successes and creating hundreds of jobs.

Nathan’s career started at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California where he was part of the team that tested the Cassini spacecraft in preparation for its successful mission to explore Saturn.

Outside of work, Nathan’s passion/obsession is taking pictures of astronomical objects ranging from planets to galaxies and nebulae.

Education

Nathan graduated from Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and an M.S. in Aerospace Engineering.